Digital Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Matt Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

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Alex Speier

Xander Bogaerts went back to the future, as a much more polished player

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

Boston’s visit to Kansas City, site of the 2012 Futures Game, offered a chance to reflect on the shortstop’s journey.

Meet Celtics top draft choice Jayson Tatum

By and Rachel G. Bowers , Globe Staff

Boston used the No. 3 pick in Thursday’s draft to bolster its frontcourt with the forward from Duke.

Bruins schedule for 2017-18 season released

By , Globe Staff

The puck drops on the new season Oct. 5 at TD Garden vs. the Nashville Predators.

Red Sox promoting Michael Chavis to Double A Portland

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The third baseman was the MVP of the Carolina League All-Star Game this week.